South West

Moshood Adeoti (Photo Credit: The Cable)

OsunDecides: APC, ADP accuse each other of misinformation

The APC urged Mr Adeoti and his men to prove their case on the allegation

Jimi Agbaje

Jimi Agbaje confirms bid to contest Lagos governorship again

Mr Agbaje says he is sure of winning.

Senator Ademola Adeleke,[Photo:]

Police summon Osun PDP guber candidate Adeleke over certificate forgery

The summon comes hours after WAEC reportedly confirmed Mr Adeleke sat for exam in 1981 and three days to the governorship election.

Lagos state on map

‘Lagos records five cases of domestic violence daily’

A professor advocates the protection of persons with disabilities from domestic violence.

Kayode Fayemi

Fayemi names 37-member Inauguration Committee — FULL LIST

The governor-elect will assume duties on October 16.

Osun State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola

Students grumble as Osun institutions remain closed

The affected institutions are Osun State Polytechnic, Iree; Osun State College of Technology, Esa-Oke; Osun State College of Education in Ilesa and that of Ila-Orangun.

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state

Lagos 2019: More trouble for Ambode as waste operators declare support for Sanwo-Olu

“The incumbent, we have seen what he has to offer when it comes to waste management in the state – there is nothing he can offer us.”

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

OAU orders students out of hostels as renovation continues

The management exempts foreign and the medical students who are currently in session.

Senate President, Bukola Saraki speaking to Ogun PDP delegate

2019: Saraki, Bafarawa woo Oyo PDP, promise good governance

Both politicians are among the 13 aspirants seeking the presidential ticket of the party.

Olusegun Obasanjo

Oyo govt. shuts Obasanjo Farms, 12 others over levy default

The companies are guilty of not paying environmental development levy to the state.


Fayose writes EFCC again, says commission partial, hateful

“I feel harassed, intimidated and embarrassed by the imputation of crime and the innuendos of criminality underlining your correspondence which has been maliciously circulated widely.”

PDP Chairman, Uche Secondus

OsunDecides: PDP petitions IG, SSS over killing of member

The party also narrates an assassination attempt on its candidate.

APC Mega Rally in Osun

OsunDecides: Buhari, Tinubu, others campaign for APC candidate Oyetola

Forty-eight candidates from different parties will contest the governorship seat on Saturday.

2019: 230 APC aspirants vie for 40 Lagos Assembly seats

Party names seven-member committee to screen aspirants.

National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, (APC), Adams Oshiomhole (m), addressing State House Correspondents after a meeting with the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari at the State House Abuja on Monday (23/7/18). With him are Spokesperson for President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 Campaign, Festus Keyamo (L) and former member of the House of Representatives from Birnin-Kudu in Jigawa State. Hon. Farouk Aliyu Adamu. 03946/23/7/18/Ismaila Ibrahim/NAN

Primary: Lagos APC picks Salvador, six others to screen aspirants

An official says over 230 aspirants vying for the 40 available slots will be screened.

Gboyega Oyetola, the Chief of Staff to the outgoing Osun State Governor. [Photo credit: Tropic Reporters]

OsunDecides: Defeated aspirants rally support for APC candidate

They urge the party to be united like its symbol, the broom

Lagos State House of Assembly

Lagos Assembly extends two months recess by three weeks

The assembly on July 10 adjourned earlier to enable members to go on their annual recess.

A person casting his vote used to illustrate the story.

OsunDecides: INEC bans mobile phones, cameras at polling booths

“We are restricting (the) usage from the time a voter gets ballot paper and cast his vote,” says INEC boss

Osun governorship debate (Photo Credit: Channels)

OsunDecides Score Card: How governorship candidates fared in debate

One of the five invited candidates shunned the debate, while only one of the four who turned up appeared prepared

Ward 09, PU 029, voting has commenced and voters are seen on the queue. However, the card reader is very slow.

Ekiti election tribunal relocates over insecurity as hearing starts

Police clashed with thugs believed to have been hired by some parties.

Group stages rallies to support Ambode’s re-election

The rallies are coming against the backdrop of speculations the governor has fallen out of favour with Bola Tinubu.


Osun Governorship Debate: Candidates disagree on zoning, policies

The candidates answered questions bordering on the economy, education, healthcare, and personal competences.

Senator Ademola Adeleke,[Photo:]

OsunDecides: Why I didn’t attend debate – Adeleke

The candidate was conspicuously absent from the debate.

Jide Sanwo-Olu (Photo Credit: PageOne)

God prepared me to be next Lagos governor — Sanwo-Olu

“If elected as the next governor, I shall immediately embark on full restoration of the glory of the state.”

Senator Ademola Adeleke,[Photo:]

OsunDecides: EFCC denies freezing Adeleke’s bank account

The EFCC was reacting to a PDP allegation.